State Employee Tuition Waivers


As space is available, state employees can take up to two classes not to exceed 10 credits total per quarter. The cost is $5 per class plus applicable fees. State Employees will be manually enrolled in classes starting the 1st instructional day of the quarter. To qualify for the waiver complete the State Employee Space Available Tuition Waiver once complete submit the form to Enrollment Services, Building 7 or email to

Enrolling for classes earlier than the 1st instructional day will result in disqualification of the tuition reduction. Space available waivers may not be used to exceed posted class capacity, even with instructor overload approval. Additionally, this waiver may not be used for selective entry programs (ex. BAS Programs and Nursing or Continuing Education (non-credit) classes). Students who wish to use this waiver may not be placed on a waitlist. 

State Employee Space Available Tuition Waiver (PDF)

Additional information regarding space available tuition waivers can be found at the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges and by visiting RCW 28B.15.558 – Waiver of tuition and fees for state employees and educational employees.

SBCTC-Waiver Purpose

RCW 28B.15.558 

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